This event recognizes the great achievements of San Diego’s healthcare providers throughout the pandemic, within their companies and in the community. This event is generously brought to you by Kaiser PermanenteLongfellowMental Health SystemsNeighborhood Healthcare and TrueCare

Visit https://www.sdbj.com/2021_Healthcare_Heroes_Awards/ for the Full Event Recap. 

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Honorees:
✦ Tracy Abrams, MSN, RN, NE-BC, CPHQ, Assistant Medical Group Administrator & Chief Nursing Officer for Ambulatory Practice Services, Kaiser Permanente  
✦ Elias Cueto, Assistant Medical Group Administrator for Primary Care, Pediatric, and Urgent Care Services, Kaiser Permanente   
✦ Kerry Forde, RN, BSN, MSc, CPHQ, CPHRM, CPPS, Chief Nurse Executive, Kaiser Permanente
✦ Louise Lu, Pharm.D., Area Pharmacy Director, Kaiser Permanente 
Dr. William T. Tseng, MD, MPH, Assistant Area Medical Director & President of the Professional Staff, Kaiser Permanente 
Veronica Aguilar, Program Manager, Mental Health Systems 
RanDee McLain, Program Manager, Mental Health Systems
Laura Linton, Dual Recovery Specialist, Mental Health Systems
Dr. Laura Otis-Miles, Senior Vice President, Mental Health Systems
Delrena Swaggerty, Vice President, Mental Health Systems
Zulma Curet, MD, Pediatrics, Neighborhood Healthcare
Yesenia Granero, Diabetes Patient Care Coordinator, Neighborhood Healthcare
Michelle Hughes, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, Director of Quality and Population Health, Neighborhood Healthcare  
Leslie Munoz, Director of Operations & Women’s Health Services, Neighborhood Healthcare
 Wendi Vierra, PhD, Director of Operations, Behavioral Health, Neighborhood Healthcare
Andrea Lewiston, Chief Human Resource Officer, TrueCare 
Cheryl McMahen, MPA, Director of Community Engagement, TrueCare
✦ Devarshi Nath, MD, Lead Clinician, San Marcos QuickCare, TrueCare 
Dr. Marie Ann Russell, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer & Chief Operations Officer, TrueCare 
Eileen Sapinoso, MSN, RN, Director of Nursing, TrueCare